There has been a lot of hype surrounding the Proactiv solution in India. Most of it originates from the 30 minute promotional specials that have been playing on television channels regularly. Yes, we’re talking about the very same half-hour long commercials that feature Bollywood actress Celina Jaitley.
While the Proactiv solution may be the number 1 selling acne solution in the Unites States, the scene here in India is quite different.
With popular options like homeopathy and home remedies still holding mass appeal, mostly due to their relative effectiveness and low cost, the obvious question is about whether Proactiv works to get rid of acne, or is it just another one of those many countless solutions available out there.
Having tried the solution for ourselves, there’s one thing we can safely vouch for – it works. But is it a miracle cure that will clear your face of acne in record time? No.
Let’s take a look at facts that govern the effectiveness of this cream. As most of you would already know, this treatment is a 3-step consisting of a cleanser, a toner and a repairing lotion.
Each component of the package performs a specific function to clear the skin on your face. One can easily buy the entire package off the Internet, or by calling their helpline number.
For this solution to work you would need to apply the cleanser at least twice a day. It contains small beads which helps to exfoliate one’s skin, which gets rid of the dead cells and other impurities.
The cleanser contains prescription grade benzoyl peroxide which helps to clean the bacteria hiding inside the pores. Once you’re done with this, it’s time to begin working with the toner.
The toner that you get in this treatment if meant to sooth your skin, while making it significantly smoother. The toner, which is alcohol-free, should always be used after the using the cleanser.
The third component of this treatment is the repairing lotion, which should be used after the toner dries up. It would be advisable to note that one shouldn’t step out in the sun with the lotion applied. If you must venture into the sun, don’t forget to apply a good sunscreen.
Proactiv Pros & Cons
Those with sensitive skin should be warned that there is a slight chance of the strong toner and cleanser not suiting their skin, in which case you should stop using it immediately.
What’s great about this solution is that it works quite well, and produces favorable results fast. With a dependable money-back guarantee on offer from the makers, there isn’t anything stopping you from trying it out for yourself.
But it goes without saying that there are some disadvantages of applying the three components of the treatment. First and foremost, there is a good possibility that you experience some dryness of the skin.
The price is probably not for everybody. It costs Rs. 3000 plus shipping to your location. For most people it work around to around 3200 Indian rupees, which is without a doubt, quite high given the amount we’re used to paying for cosmetic products and treatments.
Given the high price of this package, we would suggest that you order it nevertheless. There is a serious dearth of effective acne treatments in the market today.
The Proactiv solution is among the best treatments for acne that money can buy for the average Indian man or woman. Since there’s always the chance of getting your money returned, a trial is definitely warranted.